Part IPrincipal Road Safety Provisions

Cycling offences and cycle racing

32Electrically assisted pedal cycles

(1)An electrically assisted pedal cycle of a class specified in regulations made for the purposes of section 189 of this Act and section 140 of the [1984 c. 27.] Road Traffic Regulation Act 1984 shall not be driven on a road by a person under the age of fourteen.

(2)A person who—

(a)drives such a pedal cycle, or

(b)knowing or suspecting that another person is under the age of fourteen, causes or permits him to drive such a pedal cycle,

in contravention of subsection (1) above is guilty of an offence.